China Merchants upgrades systems amid global derivatives push

China Merchants Securities, the securities arm of China Merchants Group, has upgraded its international trading and risk management platform in a bid to meet the needs of its growing derivatives and securities business activities outside of mainland China.

"A combination of geographic expansion and product range growth prompted us to adapt a more international risk management platform," Zhi Luo, associate director of risk management at China Merchants Securities, told Asia Risk.

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